photos provided by Polk County Farm Bureau
Congratulations to Emma Self of Bartow High School, who won first place in the Polk County Farm Bureau Youth Speech Contest as well as the Florida Farm Bureau District 5 Contest! Emma goes on to the state competition in late October. She will also deliver her winning speech at the Polk County Farm Bureau’s Annual Meeting on October 6. Jasmyn Billano of Haines City Senior High won second place, and George Jenkins High School’s Charleigh Wood took third place.
Congratulations to all who participated!